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    Putin Holding Security Council Session In Annexed Crimea
    Aug19

    Putin Holding Security Council Session In Annexed Crimea

    Russian President Vladimir Putin is in Crimea, the Ukrainian Black Sea peninsula that Russia annexed in 2014. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ukraine Details Payments Allegedly Earmarked for Trump Aide
    Aug19

    Ukraine Details Payments Allegedly Earmarked for Trump Aide

    Once-secret accounting documents of Ukraine’s pro-Kremlin party were released on Friday, purporting to show payments of $12.7 million earmarked for Donald Trump’s campaign chairman.The Associated Press reported earlier this week that Paul Manafort helped Ukraine’s Party of… …read more Source:...

    The Morning Vertical, August 19, 2016
    Aug19

    The Morning Vertical, August 19, 2016

    Your daily Roundup …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    The Daily Vertical: The Spirit Of 1991
    Aug19

    The Daily Vertical: The Spirit Of 1991

    The Daily Vertical is a video primer for Russia-watchers that appears Monday through Friday. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Merkel Sees No End To EU Sanctions Against Russia
    Aug19

    Merkel Sees No End To EU Sanctions Against Russia

    There is no reason to lift the European Union’s sanctions against Russia as Moscow has not fulfilled all of its commitments under the Minsk peace plan, German Chancellor Angela Merkel said in an interview published on Friday. Merkel told the RedaktionsNetzwerks Deutschland (RND) that Russia had caused a major crisis by annexing the Black...

    GOP insiders: Trump’s overhaul won’t succeed
    Aug19

    GOP insiders: Trump’s overhaul won’t succeed

    Donald Trump says this week’s dramatic campaign overhaul will put his presidential bid on the right path, but GOP leaders in key battleground states aren’t buying it.Fewer than a third of Republican members of The POLITICO Caucus — a panel of activists, strategists and operatives in 11 key battleground states — believe Trump’s...

    Ukraine Reports Three Soldiers Dead in Heavy Shelling
    Aug19

    Ukraine Reports Three Soldiers Dead in Heavy Shelling

    Three Ukrainian soldiers have been killed and six injured by Russian-backed separatists in eastern Ukraine, a top Kiev official said on Friday. Speaking at a press briefing the Ukrainian president’s spokesman on security, Alexander Motuzyaniyk, said rebels launched more than 500 mortar and over 300 artillery shells at government-held...

    Ukraine details payments allegedly earmarked for Trump aide
    Aug19

    Ukraine details payments allegedly earmarked for Trump aide

    Ukraine’s anti-corruption body has released entries from once-secret accounting documents that purport to show payments from a pro-Russian political party earmarked for Donald Trump’s campaign chairman. …read more Source: WAVE 3...

    Ukraine releases details of alleged payments to Trump’s aide
    Aug19

    Ukraine releases details of alleged payments to Trump’s aide

    Ukraine’s anti-corruption body has released entries from once-secret accounting documents that purport to show payments from a pro-Russian political party earmarked for Donald Trump’s campaign chairman. …read more Source: CTV...

    Trump advisers waged covert influence campaign
    Aug19

    Trump advisers waged covert influence campaign

    A firm run by Donald Trump’s campaign chairman directly orchestrated a covert Washington lobbying operation on behalf of Ukraine’s then-ruling political party, attempting to sway American public opinion in favor of the country’s pro-Russian government, emails obtained by The Associated Press show. Paul Manafort and his deputy,...